The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sophos PLC.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 260 224 237
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +13
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 5 44 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.071% 0.60% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 1.28% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 36 17
Average salary £19,000 £45,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-57.77% +80.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Sophos
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3151 3437 3141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 44.82% 46.88% 46.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2528 2744 2519
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sophos across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Sophos
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sophos across the East of England region.

Sophos Salary Trend in the East of England

Sophos
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the East of England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -19 2 - -
Suffolk -19 2 £19,000 +8.57%
Norfolk +13 1 £27,500 -15.38%
Sophos
England

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Sophos also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sophos.

1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Windows Server
3 11 (64.71%) MS Exchange
3 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
5 9 (52.94%) DNS
6 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
6 8 (47.06%) MS Office
6 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (47.06%) VMware
7 7 (41.18%) HP
7 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
8 6 (35.29%) MCITP
8 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (35.29%) DHCP
9 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
9 5 (29.41%) Firewall
9 5 (29.41%) ITIL
9 5 (29.41%) VPN
9 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (29.41%) Office 365
9 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (23.53%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (23.53%) AVG
10 4 (23.53%) NAS
10 4 (23.53%) XenServer
10 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Sophos also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sophos. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (64.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (11.76%) IBM Notes
3 2 (11.76%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) DNS
2 6 (35.29%) DHCP
3 5 (29.41%) Firewall
3 5 (29.41%) VPN
4 4 (23.53%) ADSL
4 4 (23.53%) NAS
4 4 (23.53%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (23.53%) SAN
4 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
4 4 (23.53%) VDSL
5 2 (11.76%) VLAN
5 2 (11.76%) VoIP
6 1 (5.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) IT Support
2 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Desktop Support
2 6 (35.29%) Support Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) IT Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) IT Support Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Network Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Server Support
4 4 (23.53%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (17.65%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Server Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Server Support Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Switch Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Support Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Smartphone
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Windows Server
3 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
6 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
8 3 (17.65%) Linux
9 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
9 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
10 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Data Management
2 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.88%) Information Security
3 1 (5.88%) Patch Management
3 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.88%) Security Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Security Management
3 1 (5.88%) Security Patching
3 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) MCITP
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (23.53%) MCSA
2 4 (23.53%) MCSE
3 3 (17.65%) CCNA
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.76%) MCP
5 1 (5.88%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (5.88%) CISM
5 1 (5.88%) CISMP
5 1 (5.88%) CISSP
5 1 (5.88%) CLAS
5 1 (5.88%) Degree
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
2 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
3 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (23.53%) XenServer
5 1 (5.88%) UAG
5 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
1 2 (11.76%) WSUS
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
2 1 (5.88%) Nessus
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 7 (41.18%) HP
4 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
5 4 (23.53%) Apple
5 4 (23.53%) AVG
5 4 (23.53%) Draytek
5 4 (23.53%) SonicWALL
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco
6 3 (17.65%) Veeam
7 2 (11.76%) Dell
7 2 (11.76%) Dell KACE
7 2 (11.76%) Lotus
7 2 (11.76%) Symantec
8 1 (5.88%) Citrix
8 1 (5.88%) Cognos
8 1 (5.88%) Forcepoint
8 1 (5.88%) IBM
8 1 (5.88%) NetApp
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Raytheon
Salary: Flexible Depending On experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford
Capita plc
Salary: £19000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago